All Rosters Set for This Weekends Rookie Tournament


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As previously reported, the Washington Capitals will be participating in the upcoming four-team Rookie Tournament, to be held September 12th-15th.  The tournament will also include rookies from the Tampa Bay Lightning, Nashville Predators and Florida Panthers, and will be held at the Germain Arena, in Estero, Florida.  The Lightning have announced their roster for the tournament which can be found here.  The Predators have announced their roster.  The Panthers have also announced their roster for the tournament, which can be found here.

Tickets are free to the public.   It is expected that the rookies will be arriving in Florida on or around September 10th.  The schedule for games is as follows:

3:00 p.m. – Florida @ Washington
7:00 p.m. – Nashville @ Tampa Bay

3:00 p.m. – Nashville @ Florida
7:00 p.m. – Tampa Bay @ Washington

(No games)

10:00 a.m. – Washington @ Nashville
2:00 p.m. – Florida @ Tampa Bay

Washington Capitals Roster
24 Riley Barber, RW, Miami University (Ohio), 2012 draft
81 Alex Basso, D, Ryerson University, free agent
22 Madison Bowey, D, Kelowna (WHL), 2013 draft
54 Travis Boyd, C, University of Minnesota, 2011 draft
73 Trevor Cox, C, Medicine Hat (WHL), free agent
68 Derek Deblois, RW, Medicine Hat (WHL), free agent
29 Christian Djoos, D, Brynas (Sweden), 2012 draft
71 Kevin Elgestal, RW< Frolunda (Sweden Jr.), 2014 draft
96 Dan Gibb, D, University of Calgary, free agent
72 Caleb Herbert, C, South Carolina (ECHL), 2010 draft
36 Connor Hobbs, D, Regina (WHL), 2015 draft
15 Miles Koules, RW, Portland (WHL), free agent
1 Taran Kozun, G, Seattle (WHL), free agent
78 Tyler Lewington, D, Medicine Hat (WHL), 2013 draft
75 Tim McGauley, LW, Brandon (WHL), free agent
87 Liam O’Brien, LW, Hershey, free agent
34 Jonas Siegenthaler, D, Zurich, 2015 draft
18 Chandler Stephenson, C, Hershey, 2012 draft
85 Keoni Texeira, D, Portland (WHL), free agent
41 Vitek Vanecek, G, Benatky (Czech Jr.), 2014 draft
13 Jakub Vrana, RW, Linkoping (Sweden), 2014 draft
79 Nathan Walker, LW, Hershey, 2014 draft
82 Cole Wilson, RW, University of British Columbia, free agent

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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